Hey Rochester, Minnesota, remember last week when you heard that the new At Home store was opening on March 5th in the old Shopko store?  Officially, it still is BUT some new and exciting news has happened at the brand new store.

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Check out a sneak peek of the new At Home store in Rochester, Minnesota

The shelves are getting stocked and the store is almost ready to open! Check out the photos below to get an inside look at the brand new At Home store in Rochester, Minnesota.

When is the new At Home store opening in Rochester, Minnesota?

Huge thanks to Jay Wiech, Store Director, for taking a few moments to send those photos for a sneak peek!  As you can tell from the photos, the team has been working hard at getting everything ready for opening day!

Last week, I shared the news that the official Grand Opening was on March 5th.  But, the soft opening is happening now and the doors are open as of February 16th.

If you go shopping at the new store, remember to just be patient as the staff is still training.  (And if you go, PLEASE let me know what you thought of the new place!  Send me a note over on my Facebook page - Jessica On The Radio.)

How many At Home Stores are in Minnesota now?

Looks like Rochester's store will make it #3.  There is currently an At Home Store in Burnsville and another one in Blaine.

Need a job?  At Home is now hiring for the Rochester, Minnesota store!

I know everyone seems to be hiring right now but just in case you are on the search too, At Home is hiring for pretty much all of their positions.  If you are on the hunt for something new, check their job postings here.

Remember when we asked you what should go in the old Shopko location?

It wasn't that long ago that we were all trying to come up with ideas of what should go in this Shopko store.  People were very creative with their ideas.  If you missed that brainstorming session, just look through the list belowl

10 amazing ideas for what should go in the old Shopko South store

The old Shopko South store has been sitting empty for quite some time - other than a few Halloween costumes being sold for a few months. The outside looks horrible and it is starting to look more like a haunted house than a place that is viable. So, just in case anyone has some cash laying around and a desire to start a new business, here are a few ideas that people in Rochester had for this space.